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Tech companies continue efforts to banish…

Tech companies continue efforts to banish extremist accounts

Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser

President Donald Trump is losing another informal adviser: billionaire investor Carl Icahn

Special eclipse glasses selling out quickly

Last-minute shoppers are snapping up special glasses to safely watch the eclipse on Monday

California tightens rules on popular pesticide…

California regulators say they're tightening the rules on a pesticide popular with farmers over new health concerns

Hot stock tip: Chicken Soup for the Soul

Chicken Soup for the Soul, the provider of positive vibes, is becoming a publicly traded company

Legal marijuana sale faces challenges by banks in…

The sale of marijuana in Uruguayan pharmacies is facing challenges as banks refuse to deal with companies linked to the drug in order to follow international financial laws

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A midday rally fades as sporting goods stocks are…

US stocks can't maintain a midday rally and finish lower as sporting goods companies sink following disappointing results from Foot Locker and Hibbett Sports

Fitch upgrades Greece's credit rating by 1 notch to B-

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Greece's credit rating from CCC to B-, a one-notch improvement that still leaves the bonds issued by the crisis-battered country well below investment grade

A sports rout on Wall Street

Sporting goods retailers can't shake their losing streak

Former Uber CEO lashes out at VC firm suing…

Former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is skewering a lawsuit filed by a former ally, describing it as a malicious attempt to sever his remaining ties to the ride-hailing service that he co-founded

Fox's James Murdoch slams Trump's Charlottesville…

The CEO of 21st Century Fox has denounced racism and terrorists and expressed concern over President Donald Trump's reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia

11 US states added jobs in July

11 US states added jobs in July, unemployment rate tumbled to record lows in 2 states

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Geopolitical uncertainty stalks markets after…

World stock markets slide as U.S. political upsets, Spain terror attack batter global investor sentiment

Skeptics dismiss Bannon's call for economic war…

Advocates of a measured approach by the U.S. in dealing with China as an economic rival are dismissing White House adviser Steve Bannon's call for economic war

FDA OKs Pfizer drug for rare, fast-killing type…

FDA approves new medicine for use against a rare, rapidly progressing blood cancer after other treatments have failed

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Ocean State Job Lot to celebrate grand opening on Saturday